First Strike

De Havilland Mosquito FBVI

First Strike, De Havilland Mosquito aviation art print by Richard TaylorFirst Strike © Richard Taylor
Price incl. VAT: 149 €
Edition
First Strike, De Havilland Mosquito Luftfahrtkunst von Richard TaylorFirst Strike © Richard Taylor
Description

Led by Wing Commander J.B. Nicolson VC, CO of 27 Squadron (the Flying Elephants) based in north-east India, a pair of Mosquito FBVIs power their way home across jungle-covered hills of northern Burma. They have just completed the squadron’s first combat operation, a successful strike against Japanese ground targets along the vital railway link near Mandalay, Christmas Day 1943.

Limited Edition, signed by:
Flight Sergeant STANLEY ‘PADDY’ HOPE
Warrant Officer RICHARD ‘DICK’ MAYWOOD
Squadron Leader JOHN BROWN DFC

  • 300 signed and numbered

Collectors Edition and Remarques signed by:
Flight Lieutenant DENNIS GOSLING
Flying Officer LES HADLEY
Squadron Leader ZBYSEK ‘NICKY’ NECAS Czech War Cross
Warrant Officer ‘BERT’ WINWOOD
Flight Lieutenant DES CURTIS DFC
Flight Lieutenant ROGER CALVERT

  • 150 Collectors Edition
  • 25 Collectors Edition Artist's Proofs
  • 25 Remarqes
  • 10 Double-Remarques

 

Overall Height ca.
64
cm
Image Height ca.
42
cm
Overall Width ca.
82
cm
Image Width ca.
65
cm